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American Educational Reform: Ill Effects of High-Stakes Testing

Program for May 26, 2019 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Argun Saatcioglu, Associate Professor of Education and Sociology, K.U.

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Cooperatives: Democracy at Work

Program for May 19, 2019 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 T Darnell Hunt, community activist/organizer Comparing cooperatives to the current capitol-driven workplace

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Pets Helping Those in Need: Pet Therapy

Program for May 12, 2019 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Sharon Woodrum, Program Director, Pets for Life

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Heading for Extinction and What To Do About It

Program for May 5, 2019 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 SPEAKER: Lee Gum, Local Facilitator for Extinction Rebellion

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In honor of Labor Day, celebrated May 1st throughout the world, Community of Reason Kansas City, with the Kansas City Chapter of the Industrial Workers of the World, presents academy-award winning film

  Norma Rae (1987)   Program for April 28, 2019 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Christian Wade, discussant

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Organizing for Housing Justice: Eviction, Homelessness and Public Policy in Kansas City – A Community Discussion

Program for April 21, 2019 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301T DISCUSSANTS:  Tara Raghuveer (www.evictionkc.org), organizer of KC Tenants, a grass roots group dedicated to empowering renters: Diane Charity,  activist/organizer, Kansas City Eviction Project (evictionkc.org) discussion led … Continue reading

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Medical Marijuana/Hemp and Tilapia – What Ties Them Together? … Dre Taylor

Program for April 14, 2019 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Dre Taylor, Sustainable Agriculture

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A Look at the Green New Deal – It’s Beginning and Future

Program for April 7, 2019 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 T Mehdi Shariati, Ph.D., Professor of Economics, Sociology and Geography

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Eliminating Homelessness Among Students and Veterans: How You Can Help

Program for March 31, 2019 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Stacey Johnson-Cosby, KC Council candidate and community leader

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Update on K.C. Issues – Creating Equitable Policies

Program for March 24, 2019 2:00 pm till 4:00 pm, at UMKC, Haag Hall, Room 301 Jolie Justus, J.D., K.C. councilwoman, 4th District and KC mayoral candidate

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